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Cylance Certified as a Great Workplace by Independent Analysts at Great Place to Work

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Cylance Inc.

Certification based on analysis of employee responses to the Great Place to Work Trust Index© Survey.

IRVINE, CALIFORNIA, October 19, 2017 - Cylance® Inc., the company that revolutionized the antivirus industry with AI-powered prevention that blocks everyday malware along with today’s most advanced cyberthreats, announced that it was certified as a great workplace today by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. Cylance earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its employees in anonymous surveys. A summary of these ratings can be found on the Cylance review page.

"Cylance employees are the driving force behind our record growth and industry disruption," said Vina Leite, Chief People Officer at Cylance. "We are extremely pleased to receive this certification, particularly as it is based on employee feedback and reflects the strength of our commitment to enabling a healthy and vibrant company culture."

"We applaud Cylance for seeking certification and releasing its employees' feedback," said Kim Peters, Executive Vice President of Great Place to Work's Certification Program. "These ratings measure its capacity to earn its own employees' trust and create a great workplace - critical metrics that anyone considering working for or doing business with Cylance should take into account as an indicator of high performance."

"According to our study, 88 percent of Cylance employees say it is a great workplace," says Sarah Lewis-Kulin, Vice President of Great Place to Work Certification and List Production.

As the company’s artificial intelligence-driven antivirus replacement has experienced rapid adoption in the security marketplace, Cylance has become a major employer in Orange County, California. The company recently completed another year of record growth, achieving:

  • 30 percent job growth in the last year
  • 283 percent growth in overall revenue
  • 171 percent growth in deals

Cylance employees completed 343 surveys, resulting in a 90 percent confidence level and a margin of error of ± 3.22.

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, including Best Workplaces lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. In the United States, Great Place to Work® produces the annual Fortune "100 Best Companies to Work For®" list and a series of Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces lists including lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small and Medium Companies and over a half dozen different industry lists.
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About Cylance® Inc.

Cylance is the first company to apply artificial intelligence, algorithmic science and machine learning to cybersecurity to prevent the most advanced security threats in the world. Using a breakthrough predictive analysis process, CylancePROTECT quickly and accurately identifies what is benign and what is a threat, and prevents malicious code from ever executing on a targeted system. By coupling advanced machine learning and artificial intelligence with a unique understanding of an attacker’s mentality, Cylance provides technology and services that are truly predictive and preventive against the most advanced threats. For more information visit:

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